Sierra - changes to files, Log and the impact to Time Machine

Hello

Updated for Sierra and have a minor but very annoying problem. I hope someone can help.

In the Sierra before the SYSLOG command would print the system from the Console log. Time Machine executions have been recorded there. With a simple command-line grep "iMac com.apple.backupd" I could find all the Time Machine backups and see backup times and pass/fail status, when an error has occurred, the error type.

Monitor the status of backup is critical for me.

In the Sierra, the log files are completely different. I can't find where time machine stores its entries or what these entries look like.

Anyone know how Sierra I accomplish the above? In a log file or elsewhere?

Thank you

Al

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See the response I posted here:

http://superuser.com/questions/1126990/how-to-view-time-machine-log-in-MacOS-Sie rra/1127145 #1127145

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